The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Security (InfoSec)
London / Canary Wharf
Rank 26 14 25
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +11
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 12 12 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 6.32% 9.45% 2.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.32% 11.32% 2.78%
Number of salaries quoted 10 12 3
Median salary £68,750 £80,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.06% +6.66%
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £52,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+0.96% +4.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Canary Wharf region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Canary Wharf
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
164 106 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 86.32% 83.46% 95.58%
Number of salaries quoted 127 104 94
Median salary £72,500 £72,500 £72,500
90% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £50,000 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £102,500 £105,000 £87,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

The demand trend of job ads across the Canary Wharf region citing Information Security as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Information Security Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Information Security
Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Information Security across the Canary Wharf region.

Information Security Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

Information Security
Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Security across the Canary Wharf region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

Information Security Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, IT jobs citing Information Security also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Canary Wharf region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 14 (73.68%) CISSP
1 14 (73.68%) CISM
2 13 (68.42%) Finance
3 10 (52.63%) Degree
4 9 (47.37%) Vulnerability Management
5 8 (42.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (42.11%) ITIL
5 8 (42.11%) Security Operations
6 7 (36.84%) Management Information System
7 6 (31.58%) CISA
7 6 (31.58%) SC Cleared
7 6 (31.58%) Security Cleared
7 6 (31.58%) Security Management
7 6 (31.58%) Incident Management
7 6 (31.58%) Threat Detection
8 5 (26.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 5 (26.32%) Data Protection
8 5 (26.32%) Data Protection Act
9 4 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (21.05%) PRINCE2
9 4 (21.05%) Windows
9 4 (21.05%) Linux
9 4 (21.05%) Oracle
9 4 (21.05%) CCSP
9 4 (21.05%) Risk Assessment
9 4 (21.05%) Oracle Applications
9 4 (21.05%) Security Architecture
9 4 (21.05%) Time Management
9 4 (21.05%) SANS
9 4 (21.05%) (ISC)2 CCSP

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.26%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) Network Security
2 2 (10.53%) Firewall
General
1 13 (68.42%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Banking
2 2 (10.53%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Security Manager
2 5 (26.32%) IT Manager
2 5 (26.32%) Operational Security Manager
2 5 (26.32%) Operations Manager
2 5 (26.32%) Security Operations Manager
3 4 (21.05%) Consultant
3 4 (21.05%) Security Consultant
4 3 (15.79%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) IT Operations Manager
4 3 (15.79%) IT Security Manager
5 2 (10.53%) Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Architect
5 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (10.53%) IT Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) IT Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (10.53%) Security Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Management Information System
2 5 (26.32%) Data Protection Act
3 3 (15.79%) Data Centre
4 1 (5.26%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) Linux
1 4 (21.05%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Vulnerability Management
2 8 (42.11%) ITIL
2 8 (42.11%) Security Operations
2 8 (42.11%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (31.58%) Incident Management
3 6 (31.58%) Security Management
3 6 (31.58%) Threat Detection
4 5 (26.32%) Data Protection
5 4 (21.05%) PRINCE2
5 4 (21.05%) Risk Assessment
5 4 (21.05%) Security Architecture
5 4 (21.05%) Time Management
6 3 (15.79%) Cybersecurity
6 3 (15.79%) Service Delivery
6 3 (15.79%) SIEM
7 2 (10.53%) Business Development
7 2 (10.53%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (10.53%) Presales
7 2 (10.53%) Process Improvement
8 1 (5.26%) Information Security Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (73.68%) CISM
1 14 (73.68%) CISSP
2 10 (52.63%) Degree
3 6 (31.58%) CISA
3 6 (31.58%) SC Cleared
3 6 (31.58%) Security Cleared
4 4 (21.05%) (ISC)2 CCSP
4 4 (21.05%) CCSP
4 4 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (21.05%) SANS
5 2 (10.53%) GIAC
6 1 (5.26%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (26.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Oracle
2 3 (15.79%) Cisco
2 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.26%) Interwoven